Marsha Blackburn vying to become Tennessee's first female U.S. Senator

Marsha Blackburn vying to become Tennessee's first female U.S. Senator

"I know the left calls me a wingnut, or a knuckle-dragging conservative", she told voters.

Democrats had hoped to pick up Tennessee as part of a narrow path to retaking the Senate.

She made a final plea to her fans a week before the election in another Instagram post, which has garnered 759,401 "likes", so far. Bredesen said he would be an independent voice in Washington, and Blackburn countered by tying him to national Democrats. These are not MY Tennessee values. "She voted against the Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act, which attempts to protect women from domestic violence, stalking, and date rape", Swift wrote in her length list of grievances. She believes businesses have a right to refuse service to gay couples. They held a rally for her on Sunday in Chattanooga at McKenzie Arena.

Blackburn is close to the Trump family. She rarely diverged from Trump, and touted his proposed U.S. -Mexico border wall and tax cuts while blasting Bredesen's opposition to both.

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Swift also explained why she was finally speaking out about her political views, something she had previously received intense pressure to do. Thank you for believing in me and giving me this opportunity. I believe that the systemic racism we still see in this country towards people of color is terrifying, sickening and prevalent'. Taylor Swift, a pop star known for staying out of politics, eagerly got behind his campaign, too.

"I guess Tay-Tay didn't have that much sway-sway, and Blackburn's support for the Trump administray-stray eventually outweighed-weigh the president's support for higher teacher pay-pay at the end of the day-day", Colbert quipped. "There's somebody else here that you should vote for and she's very good at that stuff", Bredesen said Sunday, when asked about his final message to voters on the fence.

"These two Tennessee women voted for the candidate who has proven himself to be reasonable and trustworthy", Swift captioned an Instagram photo posing with her mother. "I say that's all right, bring it on".

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